GLOBAL ADVENTURES DIRECTORY

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Global Adventure Travel Guides and Outfitters

  • Access Adventure Travel - Offers worldwide snowboarding, skiing, surfing, mountain biking, rock climbing, and kayaking trips with instruction. Includes testimonials, trip descriptions, and rate information.
  • Action Challenge - Organizers of hiking, biking, riding and rafting expeditions around the world. Works with charities, companies, and private groups. Based in London, England.
  • ActiveTrips - Runs hiking and biking trips in the western United States, including Hawaii, Central America, and Asia. Includes area information and photos.
  • Adventure Club of New Jersey - Specializes in sailing in the Caribbean, South Pacific, and Mediterranean; skiing in Colorado, Canada, and western United States; plus local hiking, biking, and inline skating.
  • Adventure Treks - Offers trekking, snow-shoeing, and multi-activity trips in Chamonix, the Alps, Tunisia, and Peru. Based in Chamonix, France.
  • Alaska Bush Safari Company - Customized private adventure tours of Alaska. Catering to small groups and families. Air tours, back country expeditions, wildlife safaris, National Park and glacier tours.
  • Alpine Interface - Guided trekking and hiking tours to the Alps, the Himalayas, southwestern United States, and Mexico plus snow shoeing and ice climbing in the winter. Includes trek, accommodation, and company information. Based in Connecticut.
  • Andiamo Adventours - Walking and cycling tours in Europe and California. Offices in Santa Cruz, California and Switzerland.
  • Backroads - Offers over 150 distinctive bicycling, hiking, walking, and multisport vacations worldwide.
  • Been There Yet - Customized trips including polar bear safaris, white water rafting and mountain climbing. Includes photo gallery, currency exchange and library.
  • Beyond Limits - Offers custom and fixed itineraries including trekking, climbing, skiing, kayaking, and biking worldwide. Includes details for fixed itinerary trips.
  • The Blue Space - An adventure travel guides' co-operative specialising in canyoning, trekking, white water rafting, hiking, exploration, wildlife trips and tours around the World.
  • Breakaway Adventures - Trekking and cycling tours in Europe, Africa, New Zealand, and Asia. Offers both guided and self-guided tours.
  • UDC Tours -Undiscovered Country California Bike Tours The California bike tour specialists, with high quality road bike tours for adults and more California cycling trips than any other company.
  • Canders House Guide Service - Offers fishing, canoeing and canoe camping, moose photography, grouse hunting and camping, and duck hunting trips. Registered Maine Guide based in Greenville, on Moosehead Lake, and serving in the Maine wilderness from Mt. Katahdin to the Allagash.
  • Delmarva Outdoor Adventure Outfitters - Offers snow goose hunting in Maryland and Delaware, as well as exotic Sika deer, and turkey hunting and other outdoor excursions in Maryland, Delaware, North Dakota, and Washington. Based in Sharptown, Maryland.
  • EcoExpeditions - Offers trekking and biking trips to Nepal, Pakistan, Central Asia, Africa and South America.
  • Freewheeling Adventures - Biking, walking, sea-kayaking, and multisport vacations, with accommodation and dining with van support and guides. Operates in Canada, Europe, and Mexico. Based in Nova Scotia, Canada.
  • Fun Adventure - Directory of organizers and guides for a variety of activities, indexed by activity and county. Content in Dutch, French, and English.
  • Geographic Expeditions - Offers fixed itinerary and pre-planned tours world wide. Activities include walking, horseback riding, and kayaking. Features photos and trip details.
  • Global Adrenaline - Provides customized itineraries globally including hiking, mountain biking, safaris, kayaking, canoeing, and scuba diving. Includes trip details and destination information.
  • Gordon's Guide - Features listings of adventure companies worldwide. Browse by category or by destination. Provides a newsletter and lists travel bargains.
  • Hot Spot Guides - Directory of fishing and hunting guides worldwide. Ability to search by location, species, or company name.
  • Hunt and Adventure - Offers hunting, fishing, and scuba diving tours worldwide. Includes pricing and trip details.
  • McCarthy Adventures - Runs hunting, fishing, and photography trips worldwide. Includes downloadable catalog and online specials.
  • Muir's Tours - Non-profit company offers small group tours of Asia, and North and South America. Activities include trekking, white water rafting, biking and climbing. Based in Berkshire, England.
  • Northwest Passage Adventure Travel - Offers fixed and custom itineraries for sea kayaking, cycling, backpacking, and mountaineering worldwide. Includes trip and destination details and pricing.
  • Outdoor Wilderness Adventures - Booking agent for Bass Pro Shops worldwide hunting and fishing outfitters, guides and lodges.
  • Outdoors Central - Provides web services to hunting outfitters, fishing guides and outdoors recreational providers.
  • Peaks and Places Travel - Offers climbing, diving, and trekking trips in South America and Africa. Photo gallery, mailing list and FAQ. Based in Ridgway, Colorado.
  • Pourvoirie Mike's Outfitter - Guided hunting, fishing, and snowmobiling. Self-guided fishing is also available. Other activities are cross-country skiing, snow-shoeing, and ice fishing.
  • RaftSiberia - Provides whitewater rafing, trekking, and fishing trips in Russia, Siberia, and the United States. Offers river information and contacts.
  • REI Adventures - Specializing in hiking, cycling, kayaking, and backpaking vacations worldwide. Based in Sumner, Washington.
  • Renaissance Adventure Guides - Worldwide trips including whitewater rafting, kayaking, trekking, and skiing. Also offers instructional clinics in Colorado. (Golden, Colorado)
  • Rocky Mountain Adventures - Tour operator for mountain biking and snowboarding holidays in the United States, Canada, and France. Based in Liverpool, England.
  • Roxton Bailey Robinson - Offers fishing, safaris, and general travel trips worldwide. Specializes in Africa and the Indian Ocean. Includes trip and area information.
  • Sherpa Expeditions - Offers hiking and biking tours in Europe, Africa, South America, and the Himalayas. Based in Hounslow, England.
  • Splash White Water Rafting - Whitewater rafting, abseiling, kayaking, canyoning, and bridge swinging in Scotland, Morocco, Chile, Ethiopia, Australia, and Turkey.
  • Trekking in Nepal - Offers trekking, rafting and mountaineering information in Nepal.
  • Ultimate Xpeditions - Consulting agency that finds outfitters for hunting and fishing trips in destinations worldwide. Includes company profile and postings for openings on tours due to cancellations.
  • The World Outdoors - Biking, hiking, and multi-sport trips including horseback riding, kayaking, and snorkelling for small groups.
  • Yorkshire Schools Exploring Society - Information about expeditions for pupils. Activities include field work, white water rafting, kayaking, mountaineering, mountain biking and trekking in places like Kenya, Peru, Canada, Tibet, Australia and Iceland. Based in West Yorkshire, England.
  • Basecamp Explorer - Showcases worldwide destinations and philosophy. Includes terms and conditions, and contact details.
  • Alaska Travel USA - An online community that provides helpful information, reviews, and resources to Alaska visitors. Contributors include Alaska travel industry professionals, Alaskans, and visitors
  • Crooked Trails - Non-profit, community-based travel organization promoting study tours, and village-based cultural exchanges with indigenous peoples in South America, Asia, and Kenya.
  • Cross Cultural Journeys - Offers travel opportunities for individuals and groups seeking personal and global awareness.
  • Discovery Initiatives - London agency offers unique holidays, including walking the wilderness trail and wildlife conservation programs.
  • Dolphin Charters - Rates and schedules for small group wildlife and photography cruises in southeast Alaska, California, Baja, British Columbia, Mexico, the Galapagos and San Francisco.
  • DreamWeaver Travel Company - Presents itineraries, guidelines, and travel ethics for guided tours to West Africa and South America.
  • Earth Routes - Provides worldwide destination and project information with links to travel advisories and home exchange opportunities.
  • Eco Trail - UK based operators of marine, mammal, and birding tours in Sri Lanka and Brazil.
  • Ecotourism Activity Guide - Information on ecotourism with links to associated activities and organizations.
  • Ecotourism at Conservation International - Presents listings of organisations and destinations worldwide.
  • Ecotrackers Foundation - Non-profit organization of international volunteers and students working to preserve the cultural and biological diversity of Ecuador.
  • Ecotravel.com - On-line magazine with directory of operators, lodges, private guides, organizations, and ancillary travel services..
  • EcoVentures Nature Tours and Travel - Offering guided small group tours and customized tours for individual travelers.
  • Ecovolunteer - Information for travellers volunteering to participate in environmental projects worldwide.
  • Environmental Adventure Company - Providing tours and educational experiences for individuals and organizations, with guide profiles, itineraries and prices, and enquiry form.
  • Environmental Adventure Company - Itineraries and guide profiles for wildlife and cultural travel experiences in North and South America.
  • Exotic Worldwide Adventures - Ecotours in Venezuela and the Western United States.
  • Fischer Outdoor Discoveries - Offers wildlife tours of Yellowstone and Glacier National Parks, Alaska, and Botswana, with news and testimonials.
  • Footloose Forays - Selection of small group educational trips into the natural world, from day trips to three week adventures.
  • Global Research on Wildlife - Offers hands-on research and conservation experience and training with expert biologists.
  • Green Travel Network - Yahoo groups forum with focus on sustainable tourism.
  • Greentours Natural History Holidays - UK based company offers worldwide natural history tours.
  • Hosking Tours - Details and itineraries for photographic tours and safaris to a range of destinations.
  • International Wildlife Adventures - Offering trips around the world to observe and photograph wildlife including polar bears. Led by professional photographers and naturalists.
  • Journeys International, Inc. - With more than 300 eco-trips to 45 worldwide destinations for nature and culture explorations.
  • Kalahari Management Inc. - Information and consultancy for the ecotourism industry.
  • La Hesperia - Volunteer working programs at La Hesperia biological station and cloudforest reserve in central Ecuador. Includes requirements and conditions, rates, FAQ, and program details.
  • Lindblad Expeditions - Provider of small ship cruises presents itineraries, schedules, prices, and daily expedition reports.
  • Manaca Ecotravel - Offers worldwide tours. Includes destination details with ecological assessment ratings.
  • Moloney Hand-Built Trips - Personally guided wildlife expedtions worlwide.
  • Naturetrek - Selection of international tours, treks and cruises guided by British naturalists.
  • New Jersey Audubon Society - Information on North American and International Eco-tours focused on birds and other wildlife.
  • One World Journeys - Offering expeditions dedicated to connecting people with the planet. Includes schedules, past journeys, and environmental articles.
  • The Original Canopy Tour - Offers information for canopy tour companies in seven international locations. Includes photos and booking information.
  • Planeta.com - Virtual library archiving more than 8,000 pages about ecotourism and conservation. Includes contacts and bibliographies.
  • Reef and Rainforest - Offers educational family adventure holidays worldwide.
  • ResponsibleTravel - Ethical travel resource providing information about the environmental impact of tourism, respect for local cultures and laws, photography, and banned souvenirs.
  • Sustainable Travel International - Non-profit organization that supports and promotes ecotourism, through education and outreach. Includes employment opportunities and programs.
  • Tours of Exploration - Offers soft adventure, birdwatching, wildlife viewing, natural history, culture, and ecotourism programs worldwide
  • Travelroots - Presents destination information for responsible, ecologically sustainable holidays worldwide with useful links and tips.
  • Voyage of the Wanderbird - Operates long distance sailing cruises that provide informal education and interactive wildlife research projects.
  • Wildspace Expeditions - Personalised Indian and African wildlife tours catering to small private groups.
  • WildWatch Tours - Offer escorted wildlife and photographic tours. Includes destination information, guide profile, and enquiry form.
  • World Primate Safaris - Presents destination and accommodation options, suggested itineraries, terms and conditions, and contact details.
  • Worlds Together Travel Network - Immersion travel and cultural opportunities in Jamaica, Dominica Republic, Belize, and Egypt. Includes destination information and trip reports.

Science Adventures

  • Burren Hill Walks - Ireland - Guided walks in the Burren region of Ireland on geology , botany and archaeology.
  • Butterflies of Kerala - Travel agency highlights tours and excursions to see the butterflies and variety of species in Kerala, India. Photos and description of itinerary available.
  • Diamantina Outback Tours - Offers expeditions based on natural history to remote regions of Outback Australia. Details of tours, booking, information on the Outback.
  • Eclipse Tours - Solar eclipse tours to the next total solar eclipse, also includes tour packages for the Leonid Meteor Showers.
  • Global Expeditions - Expeditions to foster exploration, conservation, community and medical aid in remote areas, led by John Blashford-Snell of Scientific Exploration Society.
  • Kayenta Scientific Investigations - Information about geoscience tours in the Western United States.
  • The Orchids of Cyprus - Information about planning a self-guided trip to Cyprus to see the native orchids, and recommends a new book on the subject.
  • Parawild Safaris - Works with professional game capture specialists in South Africa.  Visitors can have an hands-on, educational experience while being a part of wildlife conservation in action.  Also offers traditional wildlife viewing, cultural safaris, and adventure tourism.
  • Raymond Wiggers, Guide and Educator - Professor conducts geology and botany tours. Site has links to free geology and botany information, details about past and upcoming expeditions, and photo galleries.
  • Reef and Rainforest Tours - ATOL-bonded tour operator features natural history itineraries, tailor-made and small group trips also available.
  • Sahara Overland - Paleontological, geological, and off road field expeditions in Morocco. Order information on fossils available.
  • Scientific Expeditions to Patagonia Organized by University of Connecticut - Groundbreaking ecological research at Torres del Paine National Park, Magallanes, Chile. Details about past and future expeditions.
  • Volcano Live - Provides information about volcanoes, eruption, and volcano treks, and links to other volcano educational sites. Includes links to volcano-cams.
  • Watershed Belize Field Course - Describes watershed field course designed to experience travel through a tropical watershed in Belize; a journey from the Maya Mountains rainforest to the Barrier Reef.

Jungle Expeditions

  • Adventure Trips - Australian Adventure trips including jungle expeditions, mountain biking, nature/wildlife tours, safari, and white water rafting.
  • Amazonia Expeditions - Customized western Peruvian trips into the Amazonian Forest. Provides details of the individual expeditions, and background information of the areas explored and the history of the organization that conducts the expeditions.
  • Atlapac - Offers the ability to live with the indian tribes that inhabit the area of Darien, Panama and learn about their culture and customs. Included are details of expeditions, photographs, and contact information.
  • Explorations Inc - Tour company specialising in jungle trips to Costa Rica
  • Galapagos Adventure Tours - Providing small group, escorted tours to Ecuador, the Amazon, and Galapagos Islands. Activities include diving, sailing, jungle treks, and bird watching.
  • Magic River Tours - Canoeing in the Amazon Rainforest of Ecuador.
  • VRAA Expedition Society Inc. - Expedition 2001. Six Land Rovers and 12 team members conquer the wilds of Africa.